The 180 | May 3, 2013 | 53:00

    Open Borders Movement || CanCon Debate || "Newfie" Not for Everyone

    This week Jim and his guests discuss whether workers should be able to have unrestricted access to jobs anywhere in the world, whether CanCon rules should still be enforced, and whether "Newfie" is a four letter word.

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    The 180 Should Cosmo magazine be hidden from young eyes? Aug 21, 2015 | 7:53A new campaign wants to hide Cosmopolitan magazine from the eyes of minors, relegated to the same covered section that houses Playboy and Hustler. But one feminist says Cosmo has an important place in society, and in the racks at grocery store checkouts.
    The 180 - The pros and cons of payday loansAug 21, 2015 | 11:35The 180 The pros and cons of payday loans Audio
    The 180 The pros and cons of payday loans Aug 21, 2015 | 11:35Columnist Scott Gilmore recently learned, by accident, just how much payday loans can cost a user - and he thinks things need to change. We hear his story, and then get response from industry spokesperson Stan Keyes.
    The 180 - What if leaders' debates were really debates?Aug 21, 2015 | 8:30The 180 What if leaders' debates were really debates? Audio
    The 180 What if leaders' debates were really debates? Aug 21, 2015 | 8:30Your average political debate includes a lot of crosstalk, and a lot of talking points, but not a lot of genuine discussion and persuasion. We ask philosopher Mark Kingwell to help us imagine what might happen if Canada's party leaders actually debated.
    The 180 - Do science and politics mix?Aug 28, 2015 | 13:47The 180 Do science and politics mix? Audio
    The 180 Do science and politics mix? Aug 28, 2015 | 13:47Evidence for Democracy is pushing to include science policy in a national leaders' debate in Canada but columnist Clive Crook says science and politics don't always mix.
    The 180 - Video game violence, finding the Canadian angle of every story, and do we really want real debates?Aug 21, 2015 | 54:00The 180 Video game violence, finding the Canadian angle of every story, and do we really want real debates? Audio
    The 180 Video game violence, finding the Canadian angle of every story, and do we really want real debates? Aug 21, 2015 | 54:00An argument to stop looking for links between video games and violence, why we feel compelled to find the Canadian angle in every story, and we ask if political debates would be better if they were "more real."
    The 180 - Economists take on the campaign so farAug 28, 2015 | 10:37The 180 Economists take on the campaign so far Audio
    The 180 Economists take on the campaign so far Aug 28, 2015 | 10:37Economists Lindsay Tedds from the University of Victoria, and Livio Di Matteo from Lakehead University, on what they'd like to hear from the candidates during the election campaign.
    The 180 - Why Salad is OverratedAug 28, 2015 | 8:51The 180 Why Salad is Overrated Audio
    The 180 Why Salad is Overrated Aug 28, 2015 | 8:51Washington Post columnist Tamar Haspel explains why salad isn't nutritious, affordable, or good for the environment.
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    The 180 Science and Politics, Election Economics, Salad Overrated Aug 28, 2015 | 54:00On this episode of The 180, we look at how much influence science should have on public policy, what economists think of the election campaign so far, and why salad is overrated.
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    The 180 OPINION: What we can learn from the pickup artist community Aug 14, 2015 | 12:49Writer Nico Lang says the people profiting from the pickup artist culture deserve denunciation, the people attracted to it deserve sympathy and understanding.
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    The 180 OPINION: Canadian media needs to stop with the Canadian angle Aug 21, 2015 | 2:42Have you ever noticed how far the Canadian media often present the Canadian angle to stories that have nothing to do with Canada? Robert Hiltz has, and he wants it to end.
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    The 180 Psychologists at odds over effects of video game violence Aug 21, 2015 | 13:59The American Psychological Association says violent video games are linked to aggressive behaviour in children. But it also says there isn't enough evidence to answer the burning question: does virtual violence lead to real life violence?
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